Neurosarcoidosis. Clinical description of 7 cases with a proposal for a new diagnostic strategy.

  title={Neurosarcoidosis. Clinical description of 7 cases with a proposal for a new diagnostic strategy.},
  author={Sabrina Marangoni and Vincenza Argentiero and Bruno Tavolato},
  journal={Journal of neurology},
  volume={253 4},
OBJECTIVE Chronic involvement of the nervous system is relatively rare in sarcoidosis. We describe 7 cases that fulfil Zajicek's criteria for neurosarcoidosis (NS) and propose some modifications to such criteria. MATERIALS AND METHODS The patients were admitted for various neurological syndromes: 2 cases presented with chronic lymphocytic meningitis, 4 with spinal cord symptoms, one case was initially confused with multiple sclerosis. Serological tests, immunological screening, cerebrospinal… CONTINUE READING


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